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pk_du Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-13-06 10:56 AM
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3. Very misleading headline
the article itself quotes higher year-over year numbers across the country and even says "The rise in foreclosures started in January. RealtyTrac, another online marketplace for foreclosures, reported that 103,540 properties across the country had entered some stage of foreclosure in January, up 27 percent from the previous month and 45 percent from a year ago."

...so 27% rise "across the country" doesnt jive with the headline , which sounds like local paper trying to make things sound worse for its readership.
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  -Foreclosures down in U.S. but on rise in Nevada (????) NVMojo  Apr-13-06 10:47 AM   #0 
  - I'm in the Dallas/Ft Worth area and foreclosures in  flamin lib   Apr-13-06 10:49 AM   #1 
  - Well, that headline is MISLEADING  MADem   Apr-13-06 10:55 AM   #2 
  - Very misleading headline  pk_du   Apr-13-06 10:56 AM   #3 
  - Las Vegas was also one of the towns featured  Warpy   Apr-13-06 12:49 PM   #4 
  - that's what I thought, the whole damn thing is a ruse of false security  NVMojo   Apr-14-06 02:51 PM   #5 
  - Half the local paper is full of foreclosure notices. How bout that bu$h?  Democrats_win   Apr-17-06 12:56 PM   #6 
  - Another Trend Has to be Factored in, Too  ribofunk   Apr-19-06 11:39 AM   #7 
 

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